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Watch an uncut 35 minute interview with Greg Giraldo, who would’ve been 47 today (Video)

Watch an uncut 35 minute interview with Greg Giraldo, who would’ve been 47 today (Video)

By | December 10, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments

Comedian Greg Giraldo would've been 47 years old today. In light of that, I thought I'd repost this unedited video interview I conducted with Greg six months before his death. Note that at the time this site was called Punchline Magazine, hence the name of the file and such. I...

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Judd Apatow talks Hollywood, family and ‘This is 40′ (Audio)

Judd Apatow talks Hollywood, family and ‘This is 40′ (Audio)

By | December 6, 2012 at 4:39 pm | No comments

This morning Judd Apatow appeared on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross to chat about, among other things, his new movie This is 40 (Dec. 21), balancing Hollywood life with his family life (wife Leslie Mann and his daughters are in the movie), the use of improv in his work, his...

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Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell told Jon Stewart that Petraeus was concerned about his legacy (Video)

Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell told Jon Stewart that Petraeus was concerned about his legacy (Video)

By | November 9, 2012 at 6:45 pm | One comment

As you surely know by now General David Petraeus has resigned from his post as CIA director today because he cheated on his wife. You may also know that his biographer, Paula Broadwell is the lady he was making love to behind his wife’s back, according to a report on Slate....

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Lewis Black: George Bush Jr. looks positively Jamaican compared to Mitt Romney (Video)

Lewis Black: George Bush Jr. looks positively Jamaican compared to Mitt Romney (Video)

By | November 9, 2012 at 4:15 pm | One comment

On last night’s Totally Biased, Lewis Black stopped by to chat with host W. Kamau Bell about sports, men’s fashion and low-calorie alternatives to cheeseburgers. JK! They talked about the election, you silly geese. What else would they talk about? In fact, the veteran...

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Russell Peters on fame, beef with Aziz Ansari, and his chat with Jim Norton (Laughspin Interview)

Russell Peters on fame, beef with Aziz Ansari, and his chat with Jim Norton (Laughspin Interview)

By | November 9, 2012 at 11:08 am | No comments

International comedy star mega-star Russell Peters sat down with the hilarious Jim Norton yesterday (photo above) to talk about stand-up, foot fetishes, and the fall of hip-hop culture (did you know that Peters used to be an accomplished breakdancer?!). Peters is in New York...

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Exclusive: Key and Peele talk Obama and Luther, hopes for the next four years and more! (Audio)

Exclusive: Key and Peele talk Obama and Luther, hopes for the next four years and more! (Audio)

By | November 7, 2012 at 12:39 pm | No comments

Last night I had the chance to speak with Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key, the creators and stars of Comedy Central's hit sketch series Key & Peele. It went down at the network's Indecision election night party in New York City. We got to talk about their hopes for the...

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Louis C.K. on hosting SNL: I could be the first host they ever cancel (Videos)

Louis C.K. on hosting SNL: I could be the first host they ever cancel (Videos)

By | November 2, 2012 at 11:20 am | 2 comments

Tomorrow night, Louis C.K. will find himself in a series of awkward situations live on television. He's hosting Saturday Night Live for the first time ever, and, as he told Jimmy Fallon last night, he's nervous. And he should be. As he says, learning lines and performing sketch...

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Jim Jefferies talks Fully Functional (premiering tonight) and new FX show Legit (Interview)

Jim Jefferies talks Fully Functional (premiering tonight) and new FX show Legit (Interview)

By | October 26, 2012 at 2:56 pm | No comments

I love when our readers leave their homes to support live stand-up comedy, but tonight I’m strongly suggesting you stay in, sit on your couch and watch the premiere of Jim Jefferies’ newest stand-up special Fully Functional. It’s going down at 10 pm EST on Epix. And having...

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Paul F. Tompkins once mistook a live pelican as a microphone (Video)

Paul F. Tompkins once mistook a live pelican as a microphone (Video)

By | October 20, 2012 at 6:14 pm | One comment

Now that ThingX has officially launched, we can spend less time guessing about its origin and purpose and more time absorbing all of its fucked up content. For instance, are you sick of interviews wherein comedians are asked a bunch of questions that make sense and when answered...

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